The following lesson was taught in our children’s Sunday School classes on Sunday, August 16. We would encourage you to use the ideas below to review Sunday’s lesson with your family.
David Defends God’s Honor
Passage: 1 Samuel 17
Principle: Believers must live for the Lord’s glory.
Praise: “The Battle Belongs to the Lord”
Prompt: Ask your child these questions:
- What happened between the Philistines and Israel?
- How did David defend God’s honor?
Practice: Help your child apply these truths in the following ways:
- By glorifying God with his actions and thoughts.
- By doing what pleases God, regardless of the consequences.
This Week: As a family, read selected portions of 1 Samuel 17.
Next Week: 1 Samuel 18:1–11; 20:1–42
Memory Verse: The Lord is for me; I will not fear; what can man do to me? Psalm 118:6
*Preschool verse in bold print